We have been doing quite a bit of driving out and about in this beautiful area and stopped at this lake Waro scenic reserve which was popular with locals.....please forgive the messiness of this post but thanks to google pics photos from my camera are out of whack and doing this on my tablet......eek
anyway....got lots of good photos ☺
Woody enjoys going for car trips
trunk of a beautiful kauri tree
Plenty of walking has been done
one of many falls we have seen
good bridges to walk across......no swinging ones
pretty neat and there is a guy about to go swimming on the right
waterfall selfie lol
looking back over to Stonehouse The_Stone_Store. Info
Pa originally a fortified village
view from the other side
you use to be able to walk across here but now water flows more
the roosters still thrive here lol
looking back past the stone store across the huge park
and yep zoomed in on a rooster
another day out and this road had moss growing.....no sun shining due to wonderful trees ☺
more walking and must say my right knee has played up with crack noise every 2nd step.......
moving as fast as I can lol
look Sarah a neat sign for you ☺
smaller kauri trees here
beautiful old mossy trunk
we gave been lucky with great weather to allow us to do the walks
stopped at this lovely bay for picnic lunch
more stunning falls
looking across from one side to the other view platforms
loud water falling
there he walks again lol
due to rental car no driving for us
driving along and lovely ocean view of Tasman sea
I do love the sea
plenty of tyre marks on the sand
trying to take a good photo
we then ended up on the Pacific ocean side of nz for bbq snag lunch......took an hour to cook them due to heaps of wind lol
still cooking lol
stopped at a tourist info place and got this bag ☺
and here is our view for this week......
working on another sock in 4ply....
and the rain earlier today now sunny again...
and an interesting sign.....
I don't plan on escaping over this balcony with that ladder....would be hideous...
well hope i make sense on this post as it sure is different typing with one finger unlike touch typing on keyboard at home....thanks for dropping in and saying hi xxoo